Work experience
April 2017 -
   present
Cambridge Farmers' Outlet, Cambridge
Online sales I assist in running an online business and a physical shop which includes sourcing suppliers, creating product listings on different platforms, customer contact and instructing staff. I also assist my boss with other tasks and am increasingly getting more responsibilities. I do this alongside finalising two research manuscripts.
Nov. 2016 -
   Jan. 2017
Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge
Post-Doctoral research assistant under supervision of Prof. Dobson working on Parkinson’s Disease, mainly using high resolution microscopy and micro capillaries to study macromolecular protein assemblies.
Oct. 2012 -
   Sept. 2016

Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge
PhD student under supervision of Prof. Dobson working on molecular origins of Parkinson’s Disease using various techniques, mainly: recombinant protein expression and purification, high resolution microscopy, bulk aggregation assays and circular dichroism.
April 2012 -
   June 2012
Department of Immunology, Wenner-Gren Institute, Stockholm
Research assistant in immunology working on Fibromyalgia performing mostly flow cytometry analyses on patient blood cells.
Sept. 2011 -
   March 2012
Department of Cell Biology, Wenner-Gren Institute, Stockholm
Research assistant in cell biology studying the role of a chromatin remodelling complex in alternative splicing using cell culture, ChIP, Western blot, siRNA, PCR.
2006
Leenart & Heemskerk, Utrecht, the Netherlands
Customer contact employee Summer job in customer service handling in-bound and out-bound calls for a cable- and internet provider and a medical billing service.
2003 - 2004
Italia Boulevard, Almelo, the Netherlands
Waitress Evening/weekend job at this ice cream parlour selling ice cream, hot beverages and serving the terrace. I was also responsible for cleaning the kitchen and terrace.
2003
Hong Hua, Almelo, the Netherlands
Phone operator Evening/weekend job taking take-out orders and processing them at this Chinese restaurant.



Teaching and volunteering experience
2017 - present
Project Access
Mentor, support Since March 2017 I am involved in Project Access where I've signed up as a mentor to guide (prospective) students with their university applications to top-ranking universities. I am also going to be involved by supporting the running of the local organisation.
2014 - 2015
Cambridge University Nanotechnology Society
Committee member I had several responsibilities including designing and maintaining the website, photographing some of our events and updating social media.
2013 - 2014
Cambridge University Astronomical Society
Webmaster I maintained our website, designed several promotional materials, scanned and organised some of the society's archive, photographed our events, updated social media and edited/designed our printed newsletter.
2011 - 2012
Stockholm Student Union
English tutor I helped students with academic writing and general conversation skills.
Febr. 2010
Department of Anatomy and Embryology, AMC, Amsterdam
Teaching assistant teaching early embryology to undergraduate students under supervision of Roeland Kleipool. This was combined with a didactic research project to asses the course material and to study whether student characteristics correlated with results. I achieved this by using a questionnaire and interviews.